Skaters win state honors

Three members of the Coon Rapids Skating Academy won awards at the Minnesota State Figure Skating Championships recently held in Bloomington.

Three hundred skaters from across Minnesota comprised 17 divisions for the three-day event.

Competing under the St. Paul Figure Skating Club, Rebecca Johnson repeated as the Adult Gold Ladies champion, Michelle Nguyen claimed the Open Juvenile Ladies bronze medal, while Lily Zieg earned the Pre-Preliminary Girls bronze medal.

The Coon Rapids Skating Academy’s Learn to Skate program at Coon Rapids Ice Center offers fall, winter and summer sessions highlighted by the annual spring ice fantasy show.